The Apollo Academies Trust is a brand new, vibrant and dynamic trust. We are a very forward thinking organisation that provides the latest innovations in education. We can open doorways to learning opportunities on a local, national and global level. Our trust is operated in Norfolk and our founding school is in King’s Lynn. We have been set up as a primary level driven trust so our key expertise is in EYFS, KS1 and KS2. Each school has its own unique personality and we work with that. Every trust school has its own community values, ethos and a unique feel. That is why as a trust we tailor our approaches to meet an individual school community. Our schools really value our approaches, support and guidance.

20 May 2016

Did you spot Johnny Depp in King’s Lynn yesterday?

Pirates of the Caribbean star Johnny Depp was in King’s Lynn yesterday - or at least his look-alike, Darren Potter, AKA Captain Jack Sparrow, was.

he dead ringer for the movie star, who has appeared on TV’s Britain’s Got Talent, opened a children’s pirate play area at Howard Junior School in King’s Lynn.

Headteacher Gregory Hill said: “We have built the largest pirate ship in the region, which the whole class can fit into. Can you imagine the surprise for the children meeting Johnny Depp on a pirate ship? The whole school was dressed up as pirates and the children have been researching pirates in lessons.”

Read the full story from the EDP here >>



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